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DYNAMIC DUO READY FOR EPIC SERIES TEST IN THE WEST

Sydney’s MTB quiet achiever Jon Odams likes to keep a low profile and stay under the radar, that is until the cranks start turning and the mud starts to fly. Then the quietly spoken Odams transforms…


EPIC NEW ZEALAND MOUNTAIN BIKE EVENT ON THE MOVE

The Pioneer Mountain Bike Stage Race is on the move, with organisers confirming the event will further evolve with a shift to the North Island in November 2020. In its fourth year, the 2019 Pioneer,…


Land Rover Present a Rugged and Untamed Absa Cape Epic Route

The 2020 Absa Cape Epic will be The Race That Measures All thanks to a rugged and untamed route. Taking in 647 kilometres and 15 550 metres of climbing it will challenge and reward on the trails from…


2019 Swiss Epic delivers tight racing and unforgettable moments; sights now set on 2020 brand-new route

The 2019 Swiss Epic delivered exciting racing in the UCI Men’s and Women’s fields while a total of 574 registered amateur riders attempted the five-day mountain biking stage race in the Graubunden…


Crowning Legends at Swiss Epic

After five days, 344km, and 12,000 meters of climbing, the Grand Finale of the 2019 Swiss Epic brought laughs, tears, exhaustion and relief to the hundreds of teams who crossed the finish line in…


Back with a bang and riding for a cause

Stage 3 of the 2019 Swiss Epic saw riders tackle the Queen Stage of this year’s event, covering 80km between St. Moritz and Lenzerheide.  With 2,200m of ascent and 2,450m of descent, riders were yet…


The Quest for Epic Legend Status in the Swiss Alps - Part 2

Mike Blewitt, Craig Wylie and Gavin Wille are all in search of the final finisher’s medal in their Epic Series respective palmarès at the Swiss Epic. If they complete the Swiss Epic they will join…

Legend of the Epic Series but not Yet an Epic Series Legend

Kross Racing Team star Ariane Lüthi has 8 Absa Cape Epic and 3 Swiss Epic finishes to her name. At the 2019 Swiss Epic she is aiming to add a fourth to her palmarès with New Zealand’s Samara…


The Quest for Epic Legend Status in the Swiss Alps – Part 1

The 2019 Swiss Epic kicked off at 07:30 on Tuesday 20 August, in torrential rain, that turned the already challenging trails into a muddy slop that ensured even the most seasoned professionals got…


Unlikely Legends

Gavin Wille and his riding partner, Craig Wylie, have known each other for 40 years. But two years ago when their adventure, at that stage still unknowingly, to become Epic Series Legends began few…